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WADE TARGETS PLAYOFFS Dwayne Wade’s dislocated left shoulder is so fragile there’s a risk of aggravating the injury when he sleeps.  But come April, Wade figures he might be up to the rigors of the NBA playoffs.  The All-Star guard

Cavaliers Daniel Gibson, Shannon Brown and Dwayne Jones to Visit Big Creek Elementary School

It’s going to be a BIG night at Big Creek Elementary School on March 8th when Cavaliers players Daniel Gibson, Shannon Brown and Dwayne Jones join the students, families and faculty for a special NBA Read-to-Achieve event as part of

Pippen and Phil Together Again?

Lakers coach Phil Jackson says he has talked to 41-year-old Scottie Pippen about making a comeback with the team. “I did get in touch with Scottie, but it was just preliminary talk about how he’s doing, where he’s at and

Daniel Gibson Out With Toe Injury

Tom Withers from Slam Sports writes: Cavaliers rookie guard Daniel Gibson will miss at least two weeks with a sprained left big toe, an injury that will reshuffle Cleveland’s lineup again. Gibson, who has provided the Cavs with a spark

Shannon Brown Returns To CAVS

After spending one game in which Brown was assigned to Albuquerque and played in their game against Arkansas where He scored 14 points and dished out six assists in 28 minutes, Shannon Brown was recalled by the Cleveland Cavaliers due

SHANNON BROWN ASSIGNED TO ALBUQUERQUE THUNDERBIRDS

The Cleveland Cavaliers have assigned guard Shannon Brown to the Albuquerque Thunderbirds of the NBA Development League, Cavaliers General Manager Danny Ferry announced today. Brown has played in 13 games (four starts) for the Cavaliers this season and has averaged

Wade to Seek 2nd Opinion on Shoulder

 Heat guard Dwyane Wade will seek a second opinion early this week before deciding whether to rehabilitate his dislocated left shoulder or have season-ending surgery to repair the joint. “The sooner the better,” Miami coach and president Pat Riley said

Bush Welcomes the 2006 NBA Champion Miami Heat to the White House

It is such a joy to welcome the NBA champs, the Miami Heat, to the White House. Glad you’re here.  This is the Miami Heat’s first NBA championship. I congratulate you on a tremendous achievement, even though you beat a